Fri, 25 Sep 2020

Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

Heat aim to close out Celtics in Game 5

The Miami Heat can earn their first appearance in the NBA Finals since 2014 when they duel the Boston Celtics ...

Zimbabwe's Rescued Wildlife Joins Jerusalema Dance Challenge

HARARE - The Jerusalema Dance Challenge, a South African internet craze, is sweeping the African continent.As the Jerusalema spreads across ...

President Trump's son Eric ordered to testify in fraud probe

A New York judge on Wednesday ordered Eric Trump, the president's son most involved with running the family business, to ...

As a second wave of COVID looms in the UK, Australia is watching closely

The United Kingdom has already been battered by COVID-19, with about 410,000 cases and more than 41,000 deaths.But after some ...

Cyprus committed to resuming peace talks

Cyprus has been divided for more than four decades, and leaders from its Greek and Turkish communities last met three ...

Weekend Preview: Las Vegas Motor Speedway

The NASCAR Cup Series begins Round of 12 of the 2020 Playoffs with Sunday night's South Point 400 at Las ...

Helsinki: Coronavirus-sniffing Dogs Could Provide Safer Travel

Helsinki Airport is getting creative when it comes to operating safely in the age of COVID-19. Beginning this week, travelers ...

French rugby chief Laporte in tears after police custody ends

French rugby federation (FFR) president Bernard Laporte broke down in tears on Thursday and vowed to return with renewed strength ...

Ilf and Petrov: The USSR's most funny and daring writing duo

Ilya Ilf (R) and Evgeny PetrovGetty images; Ilya Ilf/RIPOL Classic, 2008 They both died at a comparatively early age, and ...

Deadly flooding adds new danger to communities fleeing Sahel violence

Niger has been hardest hit, said the UN refugee agency (

'No symptoms', says Ibrahimovic after positive coronavirus test

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Thursday he had no symptoms after testing positive for coronavirus before his team's ...

Leeds sign Spain international Diego Llorente

Leeds United announced the signing of Diego Llorente from Real Sociedad on a four-year deal on Thursday for a fee ...

Novak Djokovic braces for Rafael Nadal, Roland Garros demons

Novak Djokovic will renew his love-hate relationship with Roland Garros in the knowledge that it's himself rather than 12-time champion ...

Murray, Wawrinka clash in tie of Roland Garros 1st round

Three years after the match which turned out to be the "end of my hip" Andy Murray on Thursday was ...

West African bloc may lift Mali sanctions soon, says envoy

West African leaders may lift painful economic sanctions against Mali once an interim president is inaugurated on Friday in the ...

PSL announces DStv as new headline sponsor in blockbuster deal

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) on Thursday announced broadcaster DStv as its new headline sponsor with the league now renamed ...

IAEA Delivers INIR Mission Reports to Belarus and Egypt

The IAEA delivered the final reports of Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review (INIR) missions to nuclear newcomers Belarus and Egypt on ...

General Conference: Day 4 Highlights

Eleven countries have been newly elected to serve on the 35-member IAEA Board of Governors for the period 2020-2021.Member States' ...

Israel Tightens Lockdown as COVID Infections Skyrocket

JERUSALEM - Israel is tightening a strict lockdown beginning Friday as the number of COVID cases continues to skyrocket. There ...

Hunger Stalks Thousands in Northern Mozambique as Conflict Escalates

GENEVA - The U.N. World Food Program warns northern Mozambique's volatile Cabo Delgado province is facing a hunger crisis as ...

House Holds Hearing on USAGM, Former Executives Testify

Lawmakers in Washington held an oversight hearing Thursday examining the U.S. Agency for Global Media, the parent agency of Voice ...

ISL: NorthEast United FC sign midfielder Khassa Camara

Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 24 (ANI): NorthEast United FC have signed Mauritanian midfielder Khassa Camara ahead of the Indian Super ...

Santiago Arias joins Bayer Leverkusen on season-long loan

Leverkusen [Germany], September 24 (ANI): Bayer Leverkusen on Thursday announced that Santiago Arias has joined the club on a season-long ...

Chelsea announce signing of Edouard Mendy from Rennes

London [UK], September 24 (ANI): Chelsea on Thursday announced that goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has signed a five-year contract with the ...

IPL 13: KL Rahul's record-breaking ton guides KXIP to 206/3

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) skipper KL Rahul's unbeaten century guided the side to 206/3 in ...

Royals OF Gordon retiring after 14 seasons

Outfielder Alex Gordon is retiring after 14 seasons with the Kansas City Royals, the team announced Thursday. "After 14 years ...

Cohen: Alderson to be Mets president if sale approved

The New York Mets' new prospective owner Steve Cohen intends to hire Sandy Alderson as the team's president provided the ...

UN must declare BRI projects as illegal, asks activist

Geneva [Switzerland], September 24 (ANI): A political activist from Pakistan occupied Kashmir has demanded the United Nations to declared Belt ...

Pak failed state, says India in right to reply at UNHRC

Geneva [Switzerland], September 24 (ANI): India on Thursday lambasted Pakistan in its Right of Reply at the UNHRC in Geneva, ...

IPL 13: KL Rahul becomes fastest Indian to score 2,000 runs

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kings XI Punjab's (KXIP) skipper KL Rahul on Thursday became the fastest Indian to complete ...

2 Pakistan-backed drug smugglers held in Punjab

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], September 24 (ANI): Two Pakistan-backed drug smugglers have been arrested in Khem Karan sector of Tarn Taran ...

British G Hildreth commits to Wake Forest

British guard Cameron Hildreth committed to Wake Forest on Thursday. One of the top international recruits in the Class of ...

IPL 13: RCB win toss, elect to bowl first against KXIP

Dubai [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have won the toss and elected to bowl first against Kings ...

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Asian markets follow Wall Street footprint, shares fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was all red ink in Asia on Thursday as all the major indices declined.In Tokyo, ...

China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

'Anti-farmer' legislation in India triggers nationwide protests

Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Several farmers and Congress workers held a 'tractor protest' at Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana, ...

Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

Uzbekistan turns to its massive gold reserves for economic relief

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Uzbekistan is turning to its massive gold reserves to help fight its way out of an economic ...

President Trump's son Eric ordered to testify in fraud probe

A New York judge on Wednesday ordered Eric Trump, the president's son most involved with running the family business, to ...

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